May 262010

Jeremy Rifkin is the founder of The Foundation for Economic Trends and is an “economist, writer, public speaker and activist (whoe)… explores the impact of scientific and technological changes on the economy, the workforce, society, and the environment.

In the following ten minute video he explores the development of “empathy” in humans and comes to some interesting conclusions that impact the subject of community and transition. Worth watching as it is one of the most interesting and engaging animated short lectures I’ve every watched. (H/T to Dave. A for the video).



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